(March 1951)

Dell, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[Drive-in theatre] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ralph Heimdahl
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
Keywords:
automobiles; drive-in movies; hitchhiking

["Mister Sylvester, what..."] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny Bafflers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Letters:
John Carey

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Sylvester; Teeny Cat; Porky Pig; Cicero Pig

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white; Two riddles in strip form with the punch line in an upside-down panel.

["This noise is gonna make me a nervous wreck..."] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Champin
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L. + M. #113-513

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd; Petunia Pig (cameo); Sylvester (cameo)
Synopsis:
Bugs goes on a radio quiz program to try to win a two-week vacation.

Indexer Notes

The program in the story, "People Are Silly," is a parody of the radio program "People Are Funny."

[I'm tired of the hustlin' city life!"] (Table of Contents)

Sylvester / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Sylvester
Synopsis:
Tired of city life, Sylvester goes to a farm; but finds that finding food isn't as easy as he thought it would be.

["Boy, what a h-hot day!"] (Table of Contents)

Porky Pig / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Abranz
Inks:
Fred Abranz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Cicero is to be in the school play, but has a persistent case of the hiccups.

A Happy Ending (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Carey
Inks:
John Carey
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Petunia Pig; Cicero Pig
Synopsis:
Bugs misses a kite-flying contest to help an injured parachutist.

Indexer Notes

Text story with two 1/4 page illustrations.

["Oh Sniffles! You look more like a clown..."] (Table of Contents)

Sniffles and Mary Jane / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Tony Strobl
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tony Strobl

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Sniffles; Mary Jane
Synopsis:
Sniffles and Mary Jane visit the musical Land of the Be-Bops.

["Gee! I bet I could win that pwise!"] (Table of Contents)

Elmer Fudd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Strobl
Inks:
Tony Strobl
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tony Strobl

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmer Fudd; Bugs Bunny
Synopsis:
Elmer takes a photo of Bugs that wins a "Silliest Looking Animal" contest; much to Bugs' dismay.

["There! I'm almost finished with it!"] (Table of Contents)

Henery Hawk / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vivie Risto
Inks:
Vivie Risto
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivie Risto

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Henery Hawk; Ollie Owl
Synopsis:
After Ollie invents a gold-finding machine, He and Henery go to the desert to prospect. There they run into two crooks looking for loot from a robbery that they buried earlier.

Subscribe Now (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Subscription form for Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. Promo for subscriptions is on the back cover.

["It's an outrage!"] (Table of Contents)

Bugs Bunny Banter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil de Lara
Inks:
Phil de Lara
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Bugs Bunny; Elmer Fudd
Synopsis:
Two four-panel gags involving Bugs as a sales clerk.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

Preferred by Millions of Boys and Girls (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bugs Bunny (cameo); Porky Pig (cameo); Henery Hawk (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Promo for subscriptions to Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies comics. One year for $1 plus premium of five color pictures. Reference is made to "handy form on the other side" of the page, but the form appears on the last interior page of the comic instead. Repro of a postcard "fan letter" from Scott Wallace, age 7, of Palo Alto,Calif., is part of the promo.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Drive-in theatre]
    Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig
  2. 1. ["Mister Sylvester, what..."]
    Bugs Bunny Bafflers
  3. 2. ["This noise is gonna make me a nervous wreck..."]
    Bugs Bunny
  4. 3. [I'm tired of the hustlin' city life!"]
    Sylvester
  5. 4. ["Boy, what a h-hot day!"]
    Porky Pig
  6. 5. A Happy Ending
    Bugs Bunny
  7. 6. ["Oh Sniffles! You look more like a clown..."]
    Sniffles and Mary Jane
  8. 7. ["Gee! I bet I could win that pwise!"]
    Elmer Fudd
  9. 8. ["There! I'm almost finished with it!"]
    Henery Hawk
  10. 9. Subscribe Now
  11. 10. ["It's an outrage!"]
    Bugs Bunny Banter
  12. 11. Preferred by Millions of Boys and Girls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Alberto Becattini
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger A. Budnick
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Merlin Haas